6 days in Ho Chi Minh City & Hanoi Itinerary

6 days in Ho Chi Minh City & Hanoi Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Da Nang
Fly:  1 h 30 min
1
Ho Chi Minh City
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Hanoi
— 3 nights
End: Hanoi

2
nights
Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City ©
Formerly known in the West as Saigon and affectionately referred to as the "Pearl of the Far East," Ho Chi Minh City is a study of old and new, woven and piled together in a fast-paced urban hub.
Ho Chi Minh City is known for nightlife, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels, get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, stop by Lucy Henna, and add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Ho Chi Minh City trip maker tool.

Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh City is an approximately 1.5- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Ho Chi Minh City can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Outdoors Tours Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Kayaking & Canoeing

3
nights
Hanoi

Hanoi ©
The capital of Vietnam, Hanoi has bounded back from the effects of war, and today serves as a bustling commercial and cultural hub bursting at the seams.
On the 16th (Sat), appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quarter, explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and then view the masterpieces at TiredCity Hang Bong. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Temple of Literature & National University, then steep yourself in history at Hoa Lo Prison, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Hanoi visit planning website.

Fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
TiredCity Hang Bong ©
TiredCity Hang Bong
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Walking tours

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